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Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Oriental rug, Royal Kirman)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Iran
Cultural Group : Iranian
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Fibres; dye/pigment
Support / Technique :
Object Type : carpets
Visual Description : Large rectangular Royal Kirman Oriental area carpet with white tassel borders on the shorter ends. The pattern and design of the carpet is symmetrical in appearance, consisting of stylized abstract lines and shapes that are floral. The outer edge area has shapes that resemble columns found in the entrances of large temples. The colours of the carpet include red, dark blue, light blue, yellow, light green, beige, rose, brown, and white. Only the top side of the carpet is plush. The underside has a pattern that is similar to the top side but is different in some areas, particularly in the centre.
Accession # : U001.11.245
Width (cm) : 382.50
Height (cm) : 272.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :